The EU will use 1.5 million euros to improve the health of three districts in Mwingi county.

Mwingi East, Central and West will be the beneficiaries.

Amref director Italia Tommy Simmons said the money has been set aside to effect health change in Africa.

He was speaking during the launch of African mothers, newborn and children project in Mwingi yesterday.

Simmons said the project, started at Enziu dispensary in Mwingi Centra, will run for five years.